Service/Procedure Summary

Tubal Ligation is also known as 'getting your tubes tied.' This operation is performed to block off a woman's fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
305 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
186 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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104 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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80 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
229 days
186 days
Truro
321 days
112 days
New Glasgow
309 days
310 days
New Glasgow
582 days
109 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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New Glasgow
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Antigonish
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
119 days
75 days
Dartmouth
145 days
102 days
Truro
185 days
78 days
New Glasgow
293 days
159 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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New Glasgow
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Antigonish
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